The U-2 and the Avro Arrow
In September 1956 Canadian RCAF fighter pilots flying CF-86 Sabre jets with NATO in Europe inadvertently down an American CIA U-2 over Germany. The pilot Howard Carey was killed.
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The Canadian Incident, as it has become known, is inextricably tied to the decision to cancel the Avro Arrow CF-105 project in February 1959.
The reader is welcome to read the Canadian Incident script as well posted at archive.org. Perhaps the CBC will take the Canadian Incident script and make it into a movie ... the author can be reached at email@example.com